On your next trip to Providence, Rhode Island make sure to consider employing our Providence car hire services as your main means of transportation through the city. Providence is the capital of Rhode Island as well as its largest city. The city features some historic vistas, very eclectic vistas as well as a vibrant nightlife, all of which make it a great tourist destination.
The city is reachable by any means of transportation possible, road, rail, air and water. While the city doesn’t have a dedicated airport the nearby Warwick Airport is used by many local flights and the Boston Airport is used by international carriers. Regardless of the method you choose to enter the city, once there make sure to employ our Providence car rental services so that you can have a car at your disposal on your trip.
Providence is one of the country’s more older cities and as such it features an interesting mix of historic buildings and a specific blend of architecture alongside beautiful streetscapes.
One example of a streetscape is the Federal Hill which is a famous area of Providence and is very easily accessible from downtown. This area is known for its Italian heritage and is one of the oldest districts in the city.
There are also quite a few museums and memorials such as the Roger Williams National Memorial. This memorial is built on a common lot of the original Providence settlement which celebrates the Freedom of Religion.
The Museum of Natural History and Planetarium was founded in 1896 and is the state’s single natural history museum. The exhibits range from birds, insect, floral species, mineral and fossils.
The Rhode Island State House was finished in 1901 and it features the world’s fourth-largest self-supported marble dome.
The city is home to the Ivy League Brown University, the school campus has been around since the 1700′s and the interesting thing is that it features buildings from pretty much every American architectural movement that appeared during the intervening years.
These are just a few of the many things that you can see or do while in Providence so make sure to employ our Providence car hire services in order to better experience the city.